With the solid proof, fans are preparing to take legal action. Ha Sung Woon's fandom announced, "Currently, we are preparing to take legal action regarding the rumors involving Ha Sung Woon for cyber defamation of character. The digital analysis results will be included in the file submission. We inform that the penalty will be heavier once the rumors confirmed to be false (by the court)."
Netizens also hope the person who initially started the rumors will be found and penalized. Comments stated, "The person who spread the nonsensical script seriously needs to be penalized", "Find that person who started the rumors!"